Shaanxi Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation（Shaanxi Province Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation), established in 1957， is directly under the leadership of National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation (the former State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping of China,SBSM).It is an important geography information production and scientific research base in China , mainly responsible for the national basic surveying and mapping projects ,as well as national , provincial,and municipal major mapping projects , and also serves as a functional department in charge of surveying, mapping and geoinformation activities within Shaanxi Province.
Shaanxi Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation have 15 institutions, 2000 staffs for surveying and mapping. of which more than 200senior engineers,more than 500 engineers, and 14 academic leaders. It also have more than one thousand advanced equipments such as digital photogrammetric systems, GPS receiving systems, absolute gravimeters and pixel factory. All these formed a modern geographic information technology system, which set of geodetic surveying and data processing , cadastral surveying , topographic surveying, engineering surveying, photogrammetry and remote sensing, digital mapping, geographic information system engineering , map compiling and publishing, instrument testing, surveying and mapping standardization researching in one, and passed the quality authentication of the ISO9001 quality management system certification as a whole . It is the largest and most important production and scientific research bases in China covering all types of works in related fields.
Over the 50 years since its establishment，Shaanxi Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation undertook more than one third of national fundamental projects and hundreds of significant programs. It participated in the Antarctic expedition, height measurement of the Mount Everest, boundary joint surveying and mapping of China-Pakistan and China-Nepal , compiled and published over kinds of maps such as " Map of the People's Republic of China", first built provincial geographic information basic database, and provided the social with tens of thousands of all scale geographic information datum and other technical service. All these made important contributions to natinal and loacal economic growth and social development.
In the upcoming new era, Shaanxi Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation will try every efforts to make great contribution to the developments of geomatics industry and social economic with “found smart China，monitor national geography，expand geoinformation industry，and build a powerful mapping nation ”as its strategic plans, and build Shaanxi Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation a top-ranking Administration......